Senior Editor, BEEF Magazine
Burt Rutherford is director of content and senior editor of BEEF. He has nearly 40 years’ experience communicating about the beef industry. A Colorado native and graduate of Colorado State University with a degree in agricultural journalism, he now works from his home base in Colorado. He worked as communications director for the North American Limousin Foundation and editor of the Western Livestock Journal before spending 21 years as communications director for the Texas Cattle Feeders Association. He works to keep BEEF readers informed of trends and production practices to bolster the bottom line.
Burt’s Recent activity
H.C. “Ladd” Hitch and Kenny Monfort were inducted into the Cattle Feeders Hall of Fame (CFHF) during its second annual Induction Banquet in Denver.
Cattle in the chronic pen represent a failure in the system. Can the trickle be slowed?